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Nov 2, 2013 8:45am EDT
are going, what can anyone of us, any individual who is interested in detroit, what's the best thing we can do with regrowth and supports? >> that's a good question. there's a lot of great nonprofits operating in the area. the frontier question, dan, you asked earlier, has led to come as i said, lots of bad things, crime, a sort of sense of lawlessness but it's also created this would that's really force people to step up. you see a lot of, i have a chapter in the book about people kind of stepping in and doing things that people in austin or other sort of normal functioning cities don't have to do. so you hear, you know, i write about this group of guys who just patrol neighborhoods and actually look for and catch criminals. possibly slightly scary. but also needed in some neighborhoods. one other thing that's gotten a lot of attention is urban farming. there are all these vacant plots of land where neighbors are just getting tired of seeing these fields in a summit where the grass is literally up to your waist. so people will just take them over and start planting not only gardens,
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